RECENT BENEFICIARIES

Farnham Coronavirus Support Fund

Farnham Coronavirus Support Fund

The Farnham Institute Charity has recently been involved in setting up the Farnham Coronavirus Support Fund with the Town Council and other local charities. Our Trustees have donated £2,500 to help get the new initiative off the ground. The group aims to make grants available to those locally who need help during the crisis.

Farnham Carnival 2020

Farnham Carnival 2020

We are delighted to announce that the Farnham Institute Charity is supporting the annual Farnham Carnival 2020. Trustees have awarded a grant of £2,000 to help ensure the event is a great success.

Bourne Blades

Bourne Blades

We are delighted to support the new girls Bourne Blades football team and recently provided a grant of £1,000. The girls now have the kit required for their matches.

Space to Grow

Space to Grow

Trustees recently awarded the Farnham charity Space 2 Grow with a grant of £750. Space2 Grow has a parenting group which helps to fill a need in the Town following the demise of Sure Start.

Stopgap Dance

Stopgap Dance

We have awarded Stopgap Dance, which operates at the Maltings £3,000 as they are expanding. They create dance productions for national and international touring, with both disabled and non-disabled artists.

Rowledge Guides

Rowledge Guides

1st Rowledge Guides needed to replace their storage shed and our Trustees awarded them £1,500 to cover the costs.

Farnham Cycle 2020

Farnham Cycle 2020

The Trustees recently granted £1,000 to assist the organisers of the popular Farnham Cycle Race 2020.

Farnham Cricket Club

Farnham Cricket Club

The Trustees recently made a grant to the Farnham Cricket Club to fund new boundary ropes costing £1,062. The Club was one of the first to be founded in England and is one of the best-known Surrey Clubs.

Bishops Meadow Trust

Bishops Meadow Trust

The Bishops Meadow Trust, a local charitable organisation, has just been awarded a grant of £1,899 to purchase a ride on mower. The aim of the charity is to manage the meadow, increase bio-diversity and make sure it is an enjoyable place for the local community.

Hale PTA

Hale PTA

A grant of £4,000 was made to the Hale PTA towards a number of projects at the school. Among them funds were requested to aid the literacy programme for disadvantaged children and provide colourful placement rugs for the classrooms.

Farnham ASSIST

Farnham ASSIST

Farnham ASSIST requested funds so they can purchase folding tables for their much needed fundraising events. They also asked for additional funding to cover the cost of transportation for members for a Pie and Pint Club visit to Biggin Hill memorial Museum. Trustees have awarded £401.92.

Farnham District Scouts

Farnham District Scouts

Farnham Scouts have been promoting their latest theme 'going bananas ' at the Tilford activity Centre which needs its kitchen updated. Trustees have granted £2,226 towards fitting out the kitchen.

Helen Arkell Dyslexia Centre

Helen Arkell Dyslexia Centre

The Helen Arkell Dyslexia Centre requested funds to have a new leaflet designed and printed at a cost of £630 which Trustees have recently granted.

Hoppa Bus Service

Hoppa Bus Service

Our team of Trustees recently made a donation of £2,000 towards a new navigation system which was required for the popular local Hoppa Bus service. Many people rely on this bus service so its efficiency is essential.

Potters Gate Primary School

Potters Gate Primary School

A grant of £1000 has recently been given to Potters Gate Primary School to help cover the costs of restocking a very well used library.

Victoria Garden

Victoria Garden

The Victoria Garden is an hidden gem in Farnham where folk can enjoy peace and tranquillity in the centre of town. All the benches are being replaced and the Farnham Institute is donating one at a cost of £744.